The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 365 295 293
Rank change year-on-year
-70 -2
Contract jobs citing WinForms 219 314 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.65% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.53% 2.21% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 221 216
Average daily rate
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£338 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 10
Average hourly rate £35.00 £43.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £32.05 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.60 £45.00 £41.24
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £43.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +17.80%
WinForms
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14295 14191 15028
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.43% 29.39% 27.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9375 9302 9191
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 253 346
Average hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £33.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.69 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms across the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

WinForms Daily Rate Histogram in England

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -75 91 £475 -7.31% 42
South East +6 40 £298 -7.03% 19
Yorkshire -1 27 £325 - 30
East Midlands +2 21 £310 +3.33% 7
North West -14 15 £325 +6.47% 19
West Midlands -11 14 £325 +8.33% 10
South West -18 10 £260 -5.45% 22
East of England -33 4 £325 - 16
North East -30 3 £300 - 4
WinForms
UK

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WinForms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WinForms.

1 368 (83.45%) C#
2 349 (79.14%) .NET
3 248 (56.24%) SQL Server
4 187 (42.40%) SQL
5 171 (38.78%) WPF
6 140 (31.75%) ASP.NET
7 137 (31.07%) Windows
8 136 (30.84%) WCF
9 113 (25.62%) Agile Software Development
10 106 (24.04%) VB.NET
11 102 (23.13%) Finance
12 99 (22.45%) MVC
13 88 (19.95%) Microsoft
13 88 (19.95%) .NET Framework
14 83 (18.82%) Web Services
15 64 (14.51%) OO
15 64 (14.51%) HTML
16 62 (14.06%) Oracle
17 61 (13.83%) XML
18 59 (13.38%) T-SQL
18 59 (13.38%) TDD
19 58 (13.15%) JavaScript
20 53 (12.02%) SQL Server 2008
21 51 (11.56%) Visual Studio
22 46 (10.43%) Front Office
22 46 (10.43%) Banking
23 45 (10.20%) Scrum
24 44 (9.98%) CSS
24 44 (9.98%) Team Foundation Server
25 42 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WinForms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WinForms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (2.95%) IIS
3 7 (1.59%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.68%) TIBCO EMS
4 3 (0.68%) CMS
4 3 (0.68%) Node.js
5 2 (0.45%) Confluence
5 2 (0.45%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.23%) SAS
6 1 (0.23%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.23%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.23%) Moodle
6 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.23%) Kentico
6 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.23%) GemFire
6 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (5.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.13%) MS Office
3 4 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.68%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.23%) Simulink
6 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.23%) Tridion
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.23%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.23%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.81%) LDAP
2 2 (0.45%) Internet
3 1 (0.23%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.23%) FTP
3 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (56.24%) SQL Server
2 53 (12.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (5.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (4.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (3.63%) Relational Database
7 14 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (2.27%) RDBMS
9 9 (2.04%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.91%) DB2
11 4 (0.91%) DTS
12 3 (0.68%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.23%) Sybase ASE
14 1 (0.23%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 51 (11.56%) Visual Studio
2 44 (9.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (4.31%) NUnit
3 19 (4.31%) JIRA
4 11 (2.49%) Subversion
5 10 (2.27%) MSTest
6 8 (1.81%) CruiseControl
6 8 (1.81%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (1.36%) Rational Rose
7 6 (1.36%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.91%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.68%) Hudson
9 3 (0.68%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.68%) Build Forge
9 3 (0.68%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 2 (0.45%) NCover
10 2 (0.45%) LabVIEW
10 2 (0.45%) Selenium
10 2 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.45%) PowerBuilder
General
1 102 (23.13%) Finance
2 46 (10.43%) Front Office
2 46 (10.43%) Banking
3 19 (4.31%) Investment Banking
3 19 (4.31%) Back Office
4 10 (2.27%) Retail
5 7 (1.59%) Games
6 6 (1.36%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.68%) Marketing
7 3 (0.68%) Electronics
7 3 (0.68%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.45%) Advertising
8 2 (0.45%) Legal
8 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.23%) Publishing
9 1 (0.23%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 386 (87.53%) Developer
2 188 (42.63%) .NET Developer
3 150 (34.01%) C# Developer
4 58 (13.15%) WinForms Developer
4 58 (13.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 47 (10.66%) VB.NET Developer
6 34 (7.71%) Software Developer
7 32 (7.26%) WPF Developer
8 30 (6.80%) Senior Developer
9 24 (5.44%) Software Engineer
10 15 (3.40%) ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (3.40%) SQL Developer
10 15 (3.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (2.95%) .NET Software Engineer
11 13 (2.95%) Front Office Developer
12 12 (2.72%) Senior .NET Developer
13 11 (2.49%) C# Software Engineer
14 10 (2.27%) Team Leader
15 9 (2.04%) Analyst
16 8 (1.81%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 349 (79.14%) .NET
2 171 (38.78%) WPF
3 140 (31.75%) ASP.NET
4 136 (30.84%) WCF
5 88 (19.95%) .NET Framework
6 83 (18.82%) Web Services
7 64 (14.51%) HTML
8 61 (13.83%) XML
9 44 (9.98%) CSS
10 42 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 39 (8.84%) ASP.NET MVC
12 38 (8.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 29 (6.58%) LINQ
14 23 (5.22%) HTML5
15 21 (4.76%) jQuery
16 19 (4.31%) XSLT
17 17 (3.85%) Silverlight
18 15 (3.40%) Castle Windsor
19 11 (2.49%) NHibernate
20 10 (2.27%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.12%) N-Tier
2 26 (5.90%) Derivative
3 23 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (4.08%) Equities
5 17 (3.85%) Fixed Income
6 16 (3.63%) Hedge funds
6 16 (3.63%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (3.40%) Client/Server
8 9 (2.04%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.59%) User Experience
9 7 (1.59%) Grid Computing
10 5 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.13%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.91%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.91%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (0.68%) Market Risk
12 3 (0.68%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.45%) Data Extraction
13 2 (0.45%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 137 (31.07%) Windows
2 4 (0.91%) Windows XP
2 4 (0.91%) Windows 8
3 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (0.68%) Linux
4 2 (0.45%) UNIX
4 2 (0.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.23%) Solaris
5 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.23%) Android
5 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (25.62%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (22.45%) MVC
3 64 (14.51%) OO
4 59 (13.38%) TDD
5 45 (10.20%) Scrum
6 39 (8.84%) Software Engineering
7 37 (8.39%) Multithreading
8 30 (6.80%) Unit Testing
9 25 (5.67%) OOD
10 23 (5.22%) MVVM
11 16 (3.63%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (3.40%) UML
13 13 (2.95%) CRM
14 12 (2.72%) E-Commerce
14 12 (2.72%) SOA
14 12 (2.72%) Technical Architecture
15 10 (2.27%) Web Development
15 10 (2.27%) Business Analysis
15 10 (2.27%) Workflow
15 10 (2.27%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 368 (83.45%) C#
2 187 (42.40%) SQL
3 106 (24.04%) VB.NET
4 59 (13.38%) T-SQL
5 58 (13.15%) JavaScript
6 30 (6.80%) C++
7 25 (5.67%) VB
8 18 (4.08%) Java
9 14 (3.17%) VBA
10 13 (2.95%) XAML
11 11 (2.49%) VB6
11 11 (2.49%) PL/SQL
12 8 (1.81%) Python
13 4 (0.91%) C
13 4 (0.91%) ActionScript
13 4 (0.91%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.68%) ActionScript 2.0
14 3 (0.68%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.68%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.45%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 32 (7.26%) Degree
2 11 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.91%) MCSD
3 4 (0.91%) MCSE
4 3 (0.68%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.45%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.91%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) EMIR
2 1 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 5 (1.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 88 (19.95%) Microsoft
2 62 (14.06%) Oracle
3 34 (7.71%) DevExpress
4 22 (4.99%) Sybase
5 11 (2.49%) TIBCO
6 6 (1.36%) Infragistics
7 4 (0.91%) Telerik
7 4 (0.91%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.68%) AccuRev
8 3 (0.68%) Syncfusion
8 3 (0.68%) Perforce
8 3 (0.68%) Fidessa
8 3 (0.68%) Pegasus
8 3 (0.68%) SAP
9 2 (0.45%) IBM
9 2 (0.45%) Interwoven
9 2 (0.45%) Reuters
9 2 (0.45%) Bloomberg
9 2 (0.45%) 29West
10 1 (0.23%) Xamarin
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Rate: £300 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Rate: £350 - £370 per day
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Birmingham
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
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Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + competitive
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Rate: £260 per day + negotiable
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Rate: £35 - £44 per hour + competitive
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